The Corona del Mar State Beach is a great place for swimmers, with its calm surf. There is half mile long beach, perfect for soaking up some rays and people watching. Photographers will love the towering cliffs that skirt the beach. There are volleyball nets set up and fire pits for public use. Overlooking the beach, there is a grassy area for picnics and watching the sunset. In the area surrounding the beach there are several restaurants to choose from. Dogs are allowed on Corona del Mar State Beach. For more information, see their website at:


Irvine is a 66 square mile city in Orange County. Irvine is surrounded by Tustin, Santa Ana, Lake Forest, Laguna Hills, Costa Mesa and Newport Beach. Located at 62 Interstellar, this 5,800 square foot home is part of the Altair development in theOC Great Park Village. This five-bedroom, six-bathroom home was built in 2019. Attention to detail can be seen in the use of stacking doors, coffered ceilings and high-volume ceilings. The chef’s kitchen features a center island, walk-in pantry and breakfast bar. This home sits on a 7,000 square foot piece of property. Altair is a 24-hour guard gated community. Homes in this community have views of the surrounding hills and canyons and the city night lights. Altair was built by the Toll Brothers. Among the amenities offered in OC Great Park are a clubhouse, swimming pools, spa, covered cabanas and an outdoor fireplace.

Corona del Mar is a section of Newport Beach.This section of the city encompasses all the land on the seaside of the San Joaquin Hills and south Avocado Avenue to the city limits. Located at 3601 Catamaran Drive, this 3,300 square foot home is part of the Harbor View Hills development. This four-bedroom, five-bathroom home was built in 2015. The open floor plan home is just one level and filled with natural light. The kitchen features stainless steel appliances, center island and a walk-in pantry. There is a temperature-controlled wine wall, central waterfall bar seating and steel bi-fold doors to the backyard. The home sits on a large 12,600 square foot piece of property with a corner lot setting. Outdoors, homeowners will enjoy a barbeque pavilion with a stainless-steel barbecue and a fire pit. Students living in Harbor View Hills attend Newport Elementary School and Corona del Mar Intermediate and High School.